The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
London / City of London
Rank - 254 321
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.015% 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.033% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £20,000 £58,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -65.66%
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £26,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -5.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2400 3027 4492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.06% 44.67% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2202 2625 3756
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing PDA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PDA
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PDA across the City of London region.

PDA Salary Trend in the City of London